Editors. "Edict of Orleans suspends persecution of the Huguenots". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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The French States-General passes the Edict of Orleans, which officially suspends persecution of the Huguenots. The Prince of Condé, champion of the Huguenot minority, presses for a permanent settlement of liberty of conscience.
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